Sevens

Tough pool for Blitzboks in Hong Kong

2018-03-20 20:40

Cape Town - The Blitzboks have been drawn in Pool C alongside England, Scotland and South Korea for next month’s Hong Kong Sevens.

The event is scheduled for the weekend of April 6-8.

The Blitzboks are expected to field a weakened squad in Hong Kong as the tournament is closely followed by the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast (April 14-15).

After six rounds, the South Africans are currently top of the World Rugby Sevens Series standings with 109 points.

Hong Kong Sevens pools:

Pool A: Fiji, New Zealand, Russia, Samoa
Pool B: Kenya, Australia, Spain, Canada
Pool C: South Africa, England, Scotland, South Korea
Pool D: United States, Argentina, Wales, France

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